Prof. Dr. Robert Gaschler

Prof. Dr. Robert Gaschler

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University boards at FernUniversität


  • since April 2015: Professor for Experimental Psychology – Learning, Motivation, Emotion, at FernUniversität in Hagen
  • 2012 – 2015: Assistant Professor for Experimental Psychology – Learning, Motivation, Emotion at Universität Koblenz-Landau (Campus Landau)
  • 2009: Dr. rer. nat. in Psychology at Humboldt-Universität, Berlin based on International Max Planck Research School on The Life Course: Evolutionary and Ontogenetic Dynamics (LIFE)
  • 2005 – 2012: Researcher and lecturer at chair of Experimental Psychology Humboldt-Universität, Berlin (Prof. Peter A. Frensch & Prof. Torsten Schubert)
  • 2004 – 2008: Editorial assistant for Psychological Research/Psychologische Forschung; organising committee of International Congress of Psychology; executive board and office of student-centered initiative on applying psychology to protection of environment Initiative Psychologie im Umweltschutz
  • 1998 – 2003: Studied psychology at Humboldt-Universität, Berlin

Some research interests

Sequence learning & dual-tasking
DFG-Project of Hilde Haider & Robert Gaschler The role of separation of representations in sequential actions in multitasking in DFG priority program SPP 1772 Multitasking]

Psychology for protection of environment
Interdisciplinary project MAXFAB on energy-flexible production.

Didactics of psychology
For instance, on teaching about learning and forgetting.

Science studies
For instance on perception of data graphs: As associated member of Research cluster Image Knowledge Gestaltung